There are so many social networking sites today that its hard to keep up with all of them. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to just stay in one? Maybe in a perfect world or perhaps when one has no choice. On the other hand, one would question why bother to keep up with all of them. For one thing, some friends or relatives are on one site while the rest are on another or the next.
We would like to keep to one website but there are some many formats
to choose and each has its advantages. Also, the other reason for me is
that I want to try out different things specially as I need to be able
to explain to clients what are available and what does which. So like
right now, I have my original site using Joomla and this one using
WordPress. I’m trying to get my thoughts posted but unless I can get
everyone to remember my site url and visit this, nobody would know what
has been updated.
So after some playing around with the wordpress plugin, I found this
site called LinksAlpha. This will allow you to post to your WordPress
account and once you publish your blog, it will update the different
social networking sites that you have linked to it.
Linksalpha prides itself with the slogan “Post Once. Publish
Everywhere” and can publish to more than 30 sites so you don’t have to
go to each one. But for the free one account, you can have up to 5
sites with choices from Twitter, Facebook. Linkedin, MySpace,
Identi.ca, Foursquare, Windows Live, WordPress , among others. The
other sites however don’t come free and these include Tumblr, Yahoo,
Yahoo Meme, and Google Buzz.
This is my first post with Linksalpha so we’ll see if this shows up in my Twitter and Facebook accounts.
Incidentally, LinksAlpha can be accessed as http://www.linksalpha.com/